Pinterest: Athens, Santorini, Mykonos in the Top 50 European cities with the most beautiful houses
Athens, Santorini and Mykonos are among the Top 50 European Cities with the most picturesque homes, according to a study recently published by the Alan Boswell Group.
Experts from the 35-year-old British insurance company have compiled the list driven by a 50% increase in Google searches for ‘the most beautiful European cities‘ which has been noted in the last three months.
Using the Image Sharing Platform pinterestAlan Boswell Group obtained the total number of pins and signs each European city collected and compiled the final list by combining additional information from online articles and relevant organisations.
According to the company, Athens obtains a final aesthetic score of 8.59 out of 10 and ends up in the 7e position in the list tied with Italy Venice.
Alan Boswell Group quoted the English poet John Milton who describes Athens as “the eye of Greece, mother of arts and eloquence” to comment on the Greek capital’s top 10.
“Although the Acropolis commands attention, there is more to the architecture of Athens than the ruins that tower over the city,” said the insurance company adding that “the architecture of Athens is a combination of modern European styles, with a hint of the Middle East.”
Cyclades’ Santorini placed 17e with a score of 6.8/10 and cosmopolitan Mykonos ended up in 31st place in the Top 50 »European cities with the most beautiful houses” listing.
At the top of the list, the capital of England London scored a near-perfect 9.81/10, acknowledging its history English baroque style buildings that now stand alongside the best examples of contemporary architecture across the city.
BerlinGermany and ParisFrance completes the first three places on the list.
You can find the full list and more information on the search, here.
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